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Ian Martyn, Licensed Funeral Director, Class 1/Owner
Email: imartyn@martynfh.com
Office Phone: 705-472-8810 (North Bay) or 705-744-7400 (Mattawa)


Ian is a proud fifth generation funeral director in the Martyn family. He was born in North Bay in 1965 to the late Anne (Heighton) and George Martyn. Ian is married to Jody Sloan, also a funeral director, and together they have two sons and two daughters; Zachary, Jacob, Sloan and Rowan. Ian graduated from West Ferris Secondary School and went on to graduate from the Funeral Service Education Program at Humber College. In 1990, after five years of practical experience in funeral service in Toronto, Ian joined the family business. He has served as the President of the Northeastern Ontario Funeral Service Association, is an active member of St. Andrew’s United Church, the North Bay Rotary Club, has volunteered with Big Brothers, is an associate member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #23 and is currently Co-Chair of the Fundraising Committee for the Nipissing Serenity Hopsice. Ian is a true "canoe-head" and outdoor enthusiast, who loves adventure and spending time with his family.


Jody Sloan-Martyn, Licensed Funeral Director, Class 1
Email: jmartyn@martynfh.com
Office Phone: 705-472-8810 (North Bay) or 705-744-7400 (Mattawa)

Jody graduated from Widdifield Secondary School before graduating with honours from the Funeral Service Education Program at Humber College, Toronto. She received her Ontario Funeral Director's Licence in 1998, after apprenticing with Martyn Funeral Home.  For the next couple of years she was employed with Giffen-Mack "Scarborough Chapel" before returning to her hometown of North Bay. Jody has varied and extensive experience in funeral service, having worked with many multi-cultural faiths. She began working for her family's funeral transfer service at the age of fourteen, and later for their monument company. Jody has had training in Perinatal Bereavement, and implemented the "Continuing Care"  program for Martyn Funeral Home families. Every fall Jody organizes the annual Martyn's Memorial Christmas Tree Program, which has helped raise funds for Nipissing Serenity Hospice, among other local charities. She has also served as a volunteer on the Bereavement Committee for Near North Palliative Care Network.  Jody is married to Ian Martyn, and is a very proud and busy mom to son Jacob, daughters Sloan & Rowan, and step-son Zachary.


Mac Bain, Licensed Funeral Director, Class 1
Email: mbain@martynfh.com
Office Phone: 705-472-8810 (North Bay) or 705-744-7400 (Mattawa)


Mac graduated from West Ferris Secondary School in 1982, and went on to study Funeral Service Education at Humber College in Toronto. After graduation from Humber in 1985, Mac joined the staff at Martyn Funeral Home, where he had apprenticed the year before. He is a Board Member of Guaranteed Funeral Deposits, was formerly the Vice-Chair of the Board of Funeral Service and was a Past President of the North Eastern Ontario Funeral Directors Association.

Mac Bain is a fifth term Councillor (first elected in 2003) and is a member of the General Government of Council. Mac also sits as a Board Member of the District of Nipissing Social Services Administration Board, he is the Executive Director of the Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities, he is a Director, and sits on North Bay's Downtown Improvement Board. Formerly he sat on several Boards; the Association of Municipalities of Ontario, the Municipal Lead for AMO's Waste Resources Liaison Committee, Chair of the North Bay Hydro Distributing Company, former Chair of the North Bay Parry Sound Health Unit and was a Board Member of Waste Diversion Ontario.

He really enjoys time with his wife, daughters and five grandchildren. When time permits Mac likes to golf, work on home improvement projects and vacations away with his wife!


 Morgan Bossert, Licensed Funeral Director, Class 1

Email: mbossert@martynfh.com

Office Phone: 705-472-8810